Archives for November 2016

Diffusion and Osmosis Theory

1. Begin with the concept of diffusion related to how particles of a substance spread out.  [I will not dwell on traditional definition that is available from the textbook. Do make the connection between the definition and the concept/idea.] 2. Make it a concrete experience and allow the child to visualize particles movement. Can you think of […]

Learn to learn

We learn Mathematics, English, Science, History, Music….. etc. “Hold on a minute. Have we ever learnt how to learn?”   A few days ago, a student, Cindy*, who needed help on Physics met up with me for a one to one consultation session. She has failed Physics for most of Secondary 3 except for the […]